Drug pharma Dr Reddy’s ‘Sputnik V’ vaccine (imported) will be available in India at Rs 995.40 per dose. There is also the possibility of a price drop if local supply starts in the country. The first consignment of the imported Sputnik V arrived in India on the 1st of this month. It was given regulatory clearance by the Central Drugs Laboratory in Kasauli on the 13th of this month.
The next consignment of Sputnik V will be coming to India in the coming days. Gradually Sputnik V will also start supplying from Indian production partners. “Imported vaccine dose up to a maximum retail price of Rs 948. An extra 5 percent GST on each dose. If local supply starts, there is a chance that the price will go down, ” Dr Reddy’s Laboratories said in a statement on Friday.